The Media Room

The Media Room

As the state’s peak body for regional arts, Regional Arts WA is highly regarded across Western Australia and nationally as an innovative, high value leader of the arts and in regional and community development.

Please note that Country Arts WA became Regional Arts WA on 1 October 2019. Although releases from before this date may use “Country Arts WA”, any newly published material should use Regional Arts WA instead.

Media Contact
For all interview and image requests please contact:
Weng-Si Cheang, Program Manager
Phone: 08 9200 6202 (direct) or 08 9200 6200 (main line)

July 2022

Emerging regional artists and arts workers supported to reach the Next Level

June 2022

Ten artists and organisations receive Australian Government funding with a focus on First Nations projects

May 2022

Regional Arts WA farewells CEO Paul MacPhail
Grace Barbé Afro Kreol brings tropical sounds to the Indian Ocean Territories

April 2022

Career Kick-Starter Grants Now Available for Young Artists and Arts Workers

March 2022

Regional Arts WA announces new Chair
$550,000 to accelerate regional arts and culture in WA

February 2022

Regional Arts WA launches their Inclusion Action Plan for CALD artists
Drug Aware YCulture Regional Grants supports Youth Arts Projects across WA

Archived Media Releases


December 2021

Regional Arts WA increases access and support for young artists and arts workers

November 2021

The arts and cultural sector set to accelerate regional tourism
Regional Arts Network will grow to cover more than 50% of regional WA’s population

October 2021

New Creative Leadership Program dates announced

July 2021

Supporting Young Regional Artists to achieve the Next Level
Two New Hubs Join the Regional Arts Network
Fellowships Strengthens Four Artists across Regional WA

June 2021

13 Regional Western Australian Artists and Organisations receive Federal Funding
Much-Loved Annual Events in the regions are given a Boost
Funding Boost for Regional Cultural Sector Renewal

May 2021

75 Communities benefit from Regional Arts Resilience Grants
Regional Arts WA announces new board members

April 2021

Regional Arts Network launches state-driven residency and touring project
Regional Arts WA calls out to potential Hubs across the State
The Honourable Kim Beazley AC, Governor of Western Australia, Named as Patron of Regional Arts WA
Drug Aware YCulture Regional supports National Youth Week events

March 2021

Regional Artist Fellowships in high demand
Powerhouse female circus performers set to shake up regional WA

February 2021

Three brothers bring Karajarri sounds to Indian Ocean Territories
Over $300K boosted into creative relief and recovery projects in WA
Regional communities generating Creative Leaders across WA

January 2021

Ten Regional Western Australian Artists and Organisations Recover from COVID-19 with Federal Funding

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